Ontario's School Battery Recycling Challenge

Ontario's School Battery Recycling Challenge

Welcome to the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge!

The Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge is for elementary and secondary schools in the province of Ontario. If you want to do something great for the environment and have a chance to win great prizes, you've come to the right place! This challenge is brought to you by Raw Materials Company Inc.

Welcome Students!

If you are a student and your school is participating in the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge, you can register to win some great prizes. Please enter here.

Students Enter Here!
Students Enter Here!

Welcome Teachers!

Welcome to the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge!

If you are a teacher or work at one of Ontario's elementary or secondary schools, please enter here.

Teachers Enter Here!
Teachers Enter Here!

The OSBRC has raised an estimated:

$515.08

OSBRC 5th Annual Challenge Leaderboards

OSBRC Pledge
Prize Pool

Estimated PRIZE POOL

$2,060.34

Every school that recycles 100% of their OSBRC Pledge will receive an equal share of the OSBRC Pledge Prize Pool!

So far, 15 schools have recycled their share!


Blue Leaderboard

most batteries collected by schools with
250 students or more

Estimated Provincial PRIZE

$1,236.20

School District Estimated* Actual* Total
1st Good Shepherd Courtice PVNCCDSB 0 29,797 32,156
2nd Eamers corner public school Cornwall UCDSB 0 27,500 28,500
3rd Parkinson Centennial Public Sc... Orangeville UGDSB 0 23,779 26,067
4th St. John Paul II CES Hamilton HWCDSB 0 19,541 21,832
5th Waterford Public School Waterford GEDSB 0 13,426 13,426
6th JJ O'Neill Napanee ALCDSB 0 10,159 11,787
7th Laurentian Hills Christian Sch... Kitchener IND 0 11,421 11,721
8th St. Anthony French Immersion C... London LDCSB 0 9,932 10,932
9th Holy Trinity C.S.S. Courtice PVNCCDSB 0 8,703 10,703
10th Brooklin Village PS Brooklin DDSB 0 9,318 10,606

This leaderboard is for schools with enrollment of 250 or more. The payout for this leaderboard will include the top five schools; a 1st place prize ($515.08), a 2nd place prize ($257.54) and a leaderboard prize for 3rd, 4th and 5th ($154.53 each).

Prize dollar amounts are an estimate based on current tonnage submitted and may be subject to change.


Red Leaderboard

most batteries collected by schools with
249 students or less

Estimated Provincial PRIZE

$1,236.20

School District Estimated* Actual* Total
1st Quintilian School Kingston IND 0 73,862 74,862
2nd Springfield Public School Springfield TVDSB 0 53,868 53,868
3rd Park Public School Grimbsy DSBN 0 25,785 27,785
4th Belleville Christian School Belleville BCS 0 20,318 22,318
5th Muskoka Christian School Utterson MACS 0 17,600 19,600
6th South Crosby Public Elgin Ontario UCDSB 0 13,976 14,408
7th Guildwood Junior Public School Toronto TDSB 0 12,844 13,160
8th Central Baptist Academy Brantford CBC 0 11,582 12,582
9th Westmount Junior School Etobicoke TDSB 0 9,512 11,806
10th Chapel Hill Catholic School Orleans OCSB 0 10,515 11,515

This leaderboard is for schools with enrollment of 249 or less. The payout for this leaderboard will include the top five schools; a 1st place prize ($515.08), a 2nd place prize ($257.54) and a leaderboard prize for 3rd, 4th and 5th ($154.53 each).

Prize dollar amounts are an estimate based on current tonnage submitted and may be subject to change.


Click here to see the full OSBRC Leaderboards!

The OSBRC Award prize estimate:

$103.02


Iron Earth Canada is excited to be apart of the OSBRC this year! The first 125 schools to register this year will receive a free bag of Iron Earth for their school garden! Sign up for the Iron Earth School Fundraiser for a chance to win $500 worth of free product!

Learn more about the benefits of Iron Earth here.

Battery Preperation Safety

Most of the batteries that we use everyday do not require any special preparation before recycling. However, we do recommend that precautionary measures be taken when recycling certain types of batteries to reduce any risk of short-circuit.

To learn more about how to safely store and prepare your batteries for recycling, click here.

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Sick Kids Foundation

The Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge and Raw Materials Company Inc. are proud to be a part of the effort to raise money for such an important charity. Proceeds from this event will help support the SickKids Foundation.

Click here for more information.

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